The Los Angeles Times Guest Opinion: Congress, and a casino-rich Chumash tribe, are bigfooting the Santa Ynez Valley
[Note: The author, Pete Wilson, is a former Assembly member, mayor of San Diego, U.S. senator and governor of California.] Live oaks, vineyards, rolling hills […]
Santa Ynez Valley Coalition Mission Statement
The mission of the Santa Ynez Valley Coalition is ensuring that the Santa Ynez Valley residents have a voice in land use decisions affecting our water, environment, public safety, and economy and opposes “Fee to Trust” efforts by the Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians. The Coalition will engage in outreach and education efforts with policymakers and residents regarding the importance of maintaining local control of land use in the Santa Ynez Valley.